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c. 1857. Clarmount Baptist traces its beginnings to 1857, when the congregation purchased land in Giles Bottom. The church moved from the low river lands to their present site a few years afterwards.
c. 1900. Collins Train Depot was once known as the Gulf and Ship Island Railroad Depot. Today, this old depot, located in the heart of downtown Collins, has been restored and features a courtyard and rentable facilities for programs and events.
Tour points out Columbus' most interesting and historic architectural details.
Monument honoring soldiers from Picayune and Lumberton who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
c. 1867. African-American church established in Lowndes County following the Civil War. The congregation met beneath a large tree prior to building in 1908.
Historic meeting site, 50 years or older.
Visit the Copiah County Courthouse, a Mississippi Landmark. The courthouse was designed by famous architect J. Riely Gordon, and constructed in 1902. The second floor and courtroom have been beautifully restored.
c. 1907. This beautiful old courthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Covington County was established in 1819, making it one of the oldest counties in the state.
Cowles Meade (1776-1844) served as the first acting governor of the Mississippi territory. His plantation home, named Greenwood, was burned in 1863 by Union troops during the Civil War.
Display of all things Corinth from the Paleolithic period to the present day. Housed in the Historic Corinth Depot, permanent displays emphasize transportation and the Civil War.
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